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Putin: U.S. Trying to Steal My World Cup

Ever heard a baby cry?


Russia obviously paid to play, now they have to deal with the fallout.


Russian President Vladimir Putin used a televised appearance to attack the United States’ FIFA probe Thursday, accusing his rival of trying to wrest away Russia’s 2018 World Cup. 72 more words


FIFA vows to go on with World Cup plans despite scandal..FIFA officials corrupted football


Following arrests of its seven officials in Sweden, FIFA assured at a press conference that the 2018 and 2022 WC games will still be held in Russia and Qatar. 1,379 more words

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Six Iranian food companies are now allowed to export their goods to Russia

  • Six Iranian food companies are now allowed to export their goods to Russia.
  • “We gave permission for the delivery of food products from six Iranian companies: four dairy producers, and two poultry producers,” Federal Veterinary and Phytosanitary Inspection Service press secretary Yulia Melano said on Monday, according to RIA Novosti.
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Exclusive: Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine - witness | Reuters

  • Russia’s army is massing troops and hundreds of pieces of weaponry including mobile rocket launchers, tanks and artillery at a makeshift base near the border with Ukraine, a Reuters reporter saw this week.
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The devil is in the details. Information warfare in the light of Russia's military doctrine



Jolanta Darczewska

By highlighting informational threats and giving them a military dimension, the authors of the Russian Federation’s military doctrine have outlined the concept of information warfare. 149 more words


Russia Confirms Sale of S-300 Missile Systems To Iran

  • Russia on Tuesday confirmed its decision to deliver S-300 air defense missile systems to Iran, but said it could not yet announce a date.

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China is flexing its rapidly modernizing military muscle. This was going to happen eventually

In recent years, but especially over the last few months, the Chinese military has begun flexing its rapidly modernizing military muscle near its borders. Though already a global economic and political power, China’s military has traditionally been focused on defence. 628 more words

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